A novel by Roxane Gilbert
British Army Captain Joseph Buckleigh knows that he may not survive the American Revolution. Treacherous adversaries on both sides of the battle line want him dead. As danger mounts and chaos encroaches, Joseph breaks a fundamental rule and falls in love with Grace Mendes, the wife of an enemy soldier. If he gets out of the Colonies alive and returns home to England, will he ever see her again? A Moon Garden is a classic epic tale of love, war, honor, and sacrifice, and a testament to the endurance of faith, family, and friendship.
What the readers say
“I really enjoyed this book. It had history, intrigue, a love story – all the components to keep you reading.”
“Well written, full of history, numerous plots and twists.”
“The ingredients of war, love, family and lasting friendships that are forged under drastic circumstances make this story a joy to read.”
“You can feel the characters’ pain and challenges during the American Revolution as well as the love between the hero and heroine.“
“The story was believable and allowed me to inhabit the novel’s world.”
“This was a wonderful story. I couldn’t put it down.”
About Roxane Gilbert
Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Roxane has also lived on both US coasts. She has a BFA and can boast that her pets have been immortalized in paintings, lithographs, and sculpture by beloved California artists. A perfect day is one spent writing, listening to classical music, and walking in an English garden. If you asked her to name her favorite city, she would say London.